Steps for a Sucessful Retrofit Project

Posted by Brooke Hild on 11/8/17 12:00 PM

Just like with anything in life having a strategic plan makes the task at hand more successful. If you are looking to upgrade your outdated lighting to LED and choose retrofitting, you need to have steps in place.

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Topics: Decorative Lighting, Energy Efficient, Fabricated Reflectors, LED lights, Light Quality, Reflective Lighting, Retrofit, Tailored Reflectors

A Wall of Light

Posted by Erika Mackay on 7/19/17 10:34 AM

In 2013, Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield tweeted the above image of Berlin, Germany. He believed, and rightly so, that the stark contrast in the lighting of the city was due to the separation of East and West Berlin after WWII.

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Topics: Decorative Lighting, LED lights, Landscape Lighting, City Lighting, Light History

Healthcare and Lighting

Posted by Brooke Hild on 6/21/17 9:17 AM

 

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Topics: Decorative Lighting, LED lights, Layering Light, Medical Lighting, Mood Lighting, Reflective Lighting

Lighting the Lilies: The Importance of Lighting in Art Galleries

Posted by Erika Mackay on 1/11/17 8:13 AM

Visiting art galleries is an enjoyable past time for me. The Chicago Art Museum is one of my favorite places to visit. The collection of artwork housed there is so diverse, it's almost impossible to take in every piece in one trip.

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Topics: LED lights, Layering Light, Decorative Lighting, Mood Lighting

Holiday Lighting - LED v.s Incandescent

Posted by Shannon Wallace on 11/30/16 8:19 AM

The Holiday season is upon us and Christmas decor and lights have come a long way from the candles used to light up the trees and window sills way back when. Today there are extravagant light displays all over the country to exhibit our holiday spirit and maybe even a little bit of our competitive nature. Who doesn’t want the best display on the block, right?

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Topics: LED lights, Tailored Reflectors, Landscape Lighting, Reflective Lighting, Decorative Lighting